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Victorian Fairy Tale Book

Michael Patrick Hearn

Victorian Fairy Tale Book

by Michael Patrick Hearn

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7673841M
    ISBN 100517057301
    ISBN 109780517057308

    Vintage Book / The Victorian Fairy Tale Book - Pantheon Folklore Library - Random House - Classic Literature CPJCollectibles. From shop CPJCollectibles. 5 out of 5 stars () reviews $ Favorite Add to Alice in Wonderland soap dispenser retro vintage Victorian fairy tale bathroom. Fairy Tales, Natural History and Victorian Culture deals with the way in which natural history was connected to the world of fairies and highlights how shifts in the understanding of natural history, especially after , had a significant impact on fairy stories and Victorian experiments with the literary fairy tale.4/5(4).

    Get this from a library! The Victorian fairy tale book. [Michael Patrick Hearn;] -- A collection of classic Victorian fairy tales by such authors as John Ruskin, Charles Dickens, and Oscar Wilde.   The Victorians were also fascinated by fairylands, explains editor Michael Newton in his introduction to Victorian Fairy Tales (OUP, £), thus this era saw some of the best fairy tales .

      Exploring Identity with 3 Fairy Tales for Older Readers is article two in the Worrisome Words column by Dr. Jen Harrison. For more articles like this one, follow along with our reviews and articles tagged with Worrisome Words, Books About Identity, Fairy Tales, and Fractured Fairy Tales. Author: Laurence Talairach-Vielmas Publisher: Springer ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: Get Books Fairy Tales, Natural History and Victorian Culture examines how literary fairy tales were informed by natural historical knowledge in the Victorian period, as well as how popular science books used fairies to explain natural history at a time when 'nature' became.


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Pull this book of Victorian Fairy tales off the shelf and forget your troubles. This collection has an excellent introduction by Michael Patrick Hearn, and it includes both the old chestnuts as well as some less well-known but wonderful stories.

flag 1 like Like see review4/5. Now, I am admittedly a kind-of-Golden Age-fairy tale-lovin-kind-of-girl, and Michael Patrick Hearn's "The Victorian Fairy Tale Book" is just one peach of a great anthology. I was not disappointed. First, the introduction alone is worth the price of the book as Hearn offers one of the most thoughtful and lucid critiques of fairy tale lit I think Cited by:   MICHAEL PATRICK HEARN is a scholar of children's books and their illustration.

His many works include The Annotated Wizard of Oz, The Annotated Huckleberry Finn, The Annotated Christmas Carol, The Andrew Lang Fairy Tale Books, and Myth, Magic, and Mystery: One Hundred Years of American Children's Book Illustration.

He lives in New York : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. About The Victorian Fairy Tale Book From Robert Browning’s The Pied Piper of Hamelin and William Makepeace Thackeray’s The Rose and the Ring to Kenneth Grahme’s The Reluctant Dragon and J.

Barrie’s Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, here are seventeen classic stories and poems from the golden age of the English fairy tale. Victorian Fairy Tales has been a delightful read, with only one or two stories that failed to charm me and a few that really pleased.

Some are the original forms of more recent favorites such as Goldilocks and the Three Bearsand to be honest I found 4/5. This book offers a new history of the fairy tale, revealing the creative role of periodical publication in shaping this popular genre.

Sumpter explores the fairy tale's reinvention for (and by) diverse readerships in unexpected contexts, including debates over evolution, colonialism, socialism, gender and sexuality and decadence.

Fairy Tales, Natural History and Victorian Culture examines how literary fairy tales were informed by natural historical knowledge in the Victorian period, as well as how popular science books 1/5(1). The Staffordshire-born novelist Dinah Craik is best-remembered for her Victorian realist novel John Halifax, Gentleman (), which has been described as a sort of realist fairy tale: Halifax begins life (and the novel) as an orphan but rises.

Victorian Fairy Tales: The Revolt of the Fairies and Elves View larger image. By: Jack Zipes. Sign Up Now. Already a Member. Log In You must be logged into UK education collection to access this title. Book Size: Pages ISBN Related ISBNs. The role of publishers in making books available is crucial.

The center of publishing in England at this time, as it had been for centuries, was London, and nearly all of the fairy tales and works of fantasy under discussion here were published there. There were some books issued from other cities, like Cambridge, Oxford, or further north in Edinburgh, but they did not outnumber works.

Book Overview From Robert Browning's The Pied Piper of Hamelin and William Makepeace Thackeray's The Rose and the Ring to Kenneth Grahme's The Reluctant Dragon and J. Barrie's Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens, here are seventeen classic stories and poems from the golden age of the English fairy by: Buy The Victorian Fairy Tale Book (Pantheon fairy tale & folklore library) by Hearn, Michael Patrick from Amazon's Fiction Books Store.

Everyday low prices on Reviews: 9. In Victorian Fairy Tales, Zipes divides the magical fiction published from onward into two groups: the conventional and the utopian. Victorian Fairy Tales book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & F /5. A collection of fairy rales written in the Victorian era. There is an introduction that gives the reader some excellent information. It opens up with a story by the Brothers Grimm that will give you a taste of the stories in the book/5(10).

(Redirected from Andrew Lang's Fairy Books) The Langs' Fairy Books are a series of 25 collections of true and fictional stories for children published between and by Andrew Lang and his wife, Leonora Blanche Alleyne.

Charles Buckles Falls--Singleton--Goldenrod Fairy Book--NY, Dodd Mead, In many eras of the past, books were the luxury of the wealthy – bound to suit the individual. As the literate public increased and its appetite for books followed, publishers began to take on the task of producing elaborate bindings.

A collection of classic Victorian fairy tales by such authors as John Ruskin, Charles Dickens, and Oscar Wilde. Joseph: a Victorian Fairy Tale Paperback – by Zem Books (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $1, Paperback $/5(3). Format: Paperback A wonderful collection of lesser-known Victorian fairy tales. The anthology includes well-known writers such as Lewis Carroll, Edith Nesbit, and Rudyard Kipling - as well as 19 others.

Black and white illustrations are included, and add to the fun/5(3). Books, Audiobooks & Calendars Electronics Toys Beauty & Healthcare - Includes historically informed notes and biographies of the authors a chronology of Victorian fairy tales and an appendix in which some of the included authors discuss the nature of fairy tale and its importance.Find books like Victorian Fairy Tales from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Victorian Fairy Tales also liked: Late V.A rich collection of well-known fairy tales from famed storytellers such as Aesop, the Brothers Grimm, and Hans Christian Andersen are artfully rendered with .